9 days in Redwood National Park, Yosemite National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

9 days in Redwood National Park, Yosemite National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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9 days in Redwood National Park, Yosemite National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Redwood National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
3
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Detroit

1
night
Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
On the 22nd (Fri), immerse yourself in nature at Redwood National Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Redwood National Park online trip itinerary maker .

Detroit to Redwood National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Detroit in June, expect Redwood National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 63°F and 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Trails Nature Outdoors
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park

4
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, explore the activities along Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, and admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park day trip planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Redwood National Park to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Redwood National Park in June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be a bit cooler, around 41°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

2
nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 27th (Wed), ponder the world of politics at Utah State Capitol. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, stroll through Temple Square, then pick up some new knowledge with Family History Library, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City journey planner .

You can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Yosemite National Park to Salt Lake City in 8.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Salt Lake City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect nights in Salt Lake City to be warmer, around 62°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 89°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Deer Valley Resort
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort
Family History Library ©
Family History Library

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